Golf: Hat-trick for Kevin

Kevin Bloor won his third major of the season when he lifted the Cotton Trophy with a majestic three-under gross 65-4=61.

The trophy is named after the late great Henry Cotton who played an exhibition match at Cavendish in 1943 in order to raise funds for the British Red Cross.

Runner-up to Bloor in this event was Gerard Costello with an excellent 79-16=63, while sitting in third was Andrew Smith(83-18=65) with Steve Hunter’s 74-8=66 landing him fourth place.

The best full handicap score was Andy Peters’ 67.

The Vice President’s Betterball was won by juniors Conor Baker and Oliver Toseland with a remarkable 47 points.

Finishing second was the duo of Les Hughes and Gerard Costello on 44, with Peter Lowe and Dave Smeaton claiming third.

The Captain’s Exchange Day at Disley Golf Club was won by Nev Salt and Mick Wain with 45 points.

Finishing second was the pairing of Captain Stuart Robinson and Steve Bailey, with 44 points.